The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 605 622 608
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Drools 25 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.084% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 17
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
Drools
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16563 19657 18370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.13% 40.08% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14096 16639 15968
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in London

Drools
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region.

Drools Salary Trend in London

Drools
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Drools Salary Histogram in London

Drools
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 7 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wimbledon -11 2 £36,500 -8.75%
New Malden - 1 £47,500 -
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools.

1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) Hibernate
2 29 (65.91%) Spring
3 23 (52.27%) JBoss
4 22 (50.00%) SOAP
4 22 (50.00%) Maven
5 20 (45.45%) JMS
5 20 (45.45%) J2EE
6 19 (43.18%) REST
7 18 (40.91%) ActiveMQ
7 18 (40.91%) MySQL
7 18 (40.91%) SOA
8 17 (38.64%) TDD
8 17 (38.64%) Apache Camel
9 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
10 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 14 (31.82%) Ajax
10 14 (31.82%) JSON
11 12 (27.27%) Retail
11 12 (27.27%) JTA
11 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 12 (27.27%) High Availability
11 12 (27.27%) Cucumber
11 12 (27.27%) BDD
11 12 (27.27%) Scrum
11 12 (27.27%) IBM
11 12 (27.27%) Linux
12 11 (25.00%) JUnit
12 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (25.00%) Git (software)

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (52.27%) JBoss
2 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 8 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Mule
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Maven
2 12 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 11 (25.00%) JUnit
3 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (18.18%) Selenium
5 5 (11.36%) Subversion
5 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.82%) JIRA
6 3 (6.82%) Ant
7 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 12 (27.27%) Retail
2 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
1 34 (77.27%) Java Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Software Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior
4 7 (15.91%) Junior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Middleware Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) Hibernate
1 29 (65.91%) Spring
2 22 (50.00%) SOAP
3 20 (45.45%) JMS
3 20 (45.45%) J2EE
4 19 (43.18%) REST
5 18 (40.91%) ActiveMQ
6 17 (38.64%) Apache Camel
7 14 (31.82%) Ajax
7 14 (31.82%) JSON
8 12 (27.27%) JTA
8 12 (27.27%) jQuery
9 10 (22.73%) Web Services
10 9 (20.45%) Java EE
11 8 (18.18%) Java SE
11 8 (18.18%) jBPM
11 8 (18.18%) Java EE 5
12 5 (11.36%) JPA
12 5 (11.36%) FreeMarker
12 5 (11.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) SOA
2 17 (38.64%) TDD
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 12 (27.27%) High Availability
4 12 (27.27%) BDD
4 12 (27.27%) Scrum
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (20.45%) OO
7 8 (18.18%) Workflow
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.55%) Project Management
10 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.55%) Kanban
10 2 (4.55%) Data Transformation
10 2 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) Groovy
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) Nokia
2 2 (4.55%) Siemens
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Cerillion
2 2 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica
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